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TI OMAP4660 ARM Cortex-A9 PandaBoard ES Benchmarks

Michael Larabel

Published on 27 December 2011
Written by Michael Larabel
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I hope you enjoyed this first look at the OMAP4460 PandaBoard ES. While this dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 platform was generally not competitive with the Intel Atom hardware or the outdated Pentium M and Core Duo systems, some of the results were rather surprising (such as C-Ray) and positive about the future of ARM's performance.

If you would like to see how your ARM or x86 system compares to these PandaBoard ES numbers and the other tested hardware, with the Phoronix Test Suite installed it's just a matter of running phoronix-test-suite benchmark 1112277-AR-OMAPCORTE46 -- that will facilitate a direct comparison to the results found in this article in a fully automated manner from test setup to execution and result analysis.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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